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George's Coffee Shop

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178 Washington St, Gloucester, MA 01930-2645
+1 978-281-1910
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pancakes” (20 reviews)
“egg sandwich” (5 reviews)
“home fries” (8 reviews)
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178 Washington St, Gloucester, MA 01930-2645
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Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

Our group of 9 trie a variety of breakfast menu items and everything was outstanding. The portions are HUGE, so order accordingly. My Hollandaise Boat was absolutely delicious, and several at our table rave about several flavors of French toast. The restaurant is very clean...More

Thank kcs2699
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Once you go to George's you will keep going back. The portions are humongous, if you're ordering pancakes be sure to order only one as they are the size of a dinner plate. Food is all fresh and delicious. If you go for lunch I...More

Thank momwinslow
Reviewed June 26, 2017

We love to eat breakfast at George's. This time around we made it twice. The first time was for Sunnyside up eggs, bacon, home fries and toasted Portuguese Bread. My wife had her usual scrambled eggs and home fries and the Portuguese Bread. The second...More

Thank David H
Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

Busy place on a Saturday morning but totally worth it. Four of us agreed on the following: potato boats, home fries, bacon, anadama bread and sweet bread (both grilled/ buttered rather than toasted) were exceptional; fried eggs and sausage were cooked perfectly but were otherwise...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed May 25, 2017

We've been here a number of times for breakfast. The place is always packed, which I take as a good sign when it comes to restaurants. I've had a variety of things from apple pie pancakes (pancakes are HUGE one is plenty) to eggs and...More

Thank CarlyThies
Reviewed May 18, 2017

The atmosphere are George's Shop is very relaxed. Waitresses and cooks are friendly and personable. No matter what you get at George's, it will be huge and fabulous.

Thank lmlw33
Reviewed May 3, 2017

We decided to try George's because were disappointed in the restaurant we had been going to regularly. The food was great and the service amazing. Three of us shared a chocolate chip pancake as an appetizer. The waitresses all sang happy birthday to my friend...More

Thank Gloucesterbuff
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Hidden local favorite. Did my research prior to coming to Gloucester. Amazing breakfast. Biggest pancake I've ever seen! Coffee served in mugs like you have a home. Amazing service, great food. Definitely will return when I'm in town again.

Thank lonerider1107
Reviewed April 9, 2017

Great breakfast restaurant, you can tell by the number of locals who are there. Very large portions and unique items Like the Breakfast Boats" which are wonderful. You will need a to go box for leftovers. The staff are always nice and there can be...More

Thank Sara B
Reviewed March 26, 2017

Family run restaurant great for breakfast, you won't be disappointed. Five of us had an outstanding Sunday morning meal for short money. Staff is friendly and efficient, Rachelyn our server was exceptional and you can watch the cook make your meal while you enjoy your...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 1:00 PM
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 Washington St, Gloucester, MA 01930-2645
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +1 978-281-1910
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